monilia

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Related to moniliae: Candida albicans, candida, Trichomonas

monilia

(mɒˈnɪlɪə)
n
(Medicine) another name for candida
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Noun1.monilia - any of the yeastlike imperfect fungi of the genus Moniliamonilia - any of the yeastlike imperfect fungi of the genus Monilia
fungus - an organism of the kingdom Fungi lacking chlorophyll and feeding on organic matter; ranging from unicellular or multicellular organisms to spore-bearing syncytia
genus Monilia - genus of parasitic yeastlike imperfect fungi having spherical or oval conidia in branched chains; some species usually placed in other genera especially genus Candida